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2003 FIFA Confederations Cup
Coupe des Confédérations 2003
Tournament details
Host country France
Dates 18 June – 29 June
Teams 8 (from 6 confederations)
Venue(s) 3 (in 3 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  France (2nd title)
Runners-up  Cameroon
Third place  Turkey
Fourth place  Colombia
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
Goals scored 37 (2.31 per match)
Attendance 491,700 (30,731 per match)
Top scorer(s) France Thierry Henry (4 goals)
Best player France Thierry Henry
Fair play award  Japan
2001
2005

2003 FIFA Confederations Cup was the 6th FIFA Confederations Cup tournament. It took place in France from 18 June to 29 June. The host, France won the tournament after defeating Cameroon. Turkey got third place.

Results

Group stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 France 3 3 0 0 8 1 +7 9
 Colombia 3 2 0 1 4 2 +2 6
 Japan 3 1 0 2 4 3 +1 3
 New Zealand 3 0 0 3 1 11 −10 0

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Cameroon 3 2 1 0 2 0 +2 7
 Turkey 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
 Brazil 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4
 United States 3 0 1 2 1 3 −2 1

Knockout stage

  Semifinals Final
26 June - Lyon
  Cameroon  1  
  Colombia  0  
 
29 June - Saint-Denis
      Cameroon  0
    France (asdet)  1

Third place
26 June - Saint-Denis 28 June - Saint-Étienne
  France  3   Colombia  1
  Turkey  2

    Turkey  2

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